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Overview

  • 17 References 12 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Arabic (North Levantine), English, French, Spanish; learning German, Japanese, Portuguese
  • 34, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • perfecting my tan...
  • masters
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To keep things simple. Life is too short to be stressed!

ABOUT ME

i am 29. born in mexico though lived in too many countries to really be from any one place.
i am currently working free lance as a consultant in development issues, lecturing on international relations and setting up and NGO. i tend to hang out in the cuernavaca/mexico city area though if there is something to do or see somewhere else, i will be there!

PHILOSOPHY

nothing like packing two t-shirts, hitting the road and grabbing some ice-cream for the way...

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

in cancún, playa del carmen, tijuana, rosarito, manchester, managua, guatemala, san francisco and in various cities in Brazil. it was great!

Interests

Traveling, reading, "artsy" movies and good conversation are some of those things that make life engaging.

I'm a big runner. Hoping to run my first half marathon this year. Love to party but also need quiet moments to contemplate the sky.

  • marathon
  • running
  • partying
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • backpacking
  • international relations

Music, Movies, and Books

johnny got his gun - dalton trumbo
infidel - ayaan hirsi ali
la ciudad y los perros - vargas llosa
the color of water

the usual suspects; waltz with bashir; el laberinto del fauno; les ripoux; jeux d'enfants, le hérisson,

nortec, zoé, ikv, los tres

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

while backpacking through mexico, in the coasts of michoacán i was able to see a sea turtle lay hundreds of eggs. it's really quite something to see nature at its best!

Teach, Learn, Share

any as long as they are passionate about something!

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Canada

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, France, Mexico, Spain, Switzerland, United States

Old School Badges

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